About the Artefact
An unglazed earthenware Offering Bowl from Anuradhapura dating to the 19th-early 20th century.
H x Diam: 6 x 11.7 cm (2 3/8 x 4 5/8 in)
Held at The Smithsonian National Museum of Asian Art (Accession Number F1907.379; EDAN ID edanmdm:fsg_F1907.379)
Gifted to the Museum by Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919) who purchased it in Ceylon (Sri Lanka), from an unidentified owner in 1907.